Posts Categorized: Poetry!


I’ve been missing in action on the blog of late. I’m sorry. Life.

I think my posts will be sporadic this spring as I’m working on two different novel revisions. But today I wanted to pop in to remind you that it’s National Poetry Month!! I had some fun plans … Read More


Once a week I help out in my son’s school library. Last week I was browsing the scary books the librarian had on display and discovered this delightful poem inside one of them. Enjoy!


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For National Poetry Month!

Here’s another poem that I wrote almost a decade ago:



Gymnastics by Skila Brown



Hands reach,

clasp on tight.

Arms pop up,

no curves in sight.


Straight as a pencil

I fold right in,

make my air space

thin, thin, thin.… Read More